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Systematic Reviews (48) Q3 What is the role of SRs versus local research? (6)

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In my work on cancer policy in Abia State of Nigeria, I find that policymakers rely more on local evidence. They are more inclined to reviewing evidence about 'here and now', rather than 'over there'. The case of systematic reviews becomes more important when considering potential policy options.

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017
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Kelechi Eguzo
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Kelechi Eguzo is Research Coordinator at the Department of Academic Family Medicine, University of Saskatchewan in Canada. Professional interests: Family medicine, Cancer control, mHealth, Social media in healthcare, Postgraduate medical education.

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